by Lucy Gellman | Feb 5, 2016 2:11 pm
Portsmouth N.H. — The Democratic campaign for Tuesday’s first-in-the-nation presidential primary rolled in to the Portsmouth Book & Bar ... in the person of two ice-cream kings from a neighboring state: Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield.
Continue reading ‘They Churn For Bern’
by Thomas Breen | Feb 5, 2016 6:09 am | Comments (2)
Portsmouth, N.H. – “Talk to me,” an undecided New England Republican implored Marco Rubio, “about the war on drugs.”
Continue reading ‘Wait—Is This Rubio ... Or Malloy?’
by Lucy Gellman | Feb 4, 2016 7:41 am | Comments (12)
Henniker, N.H. — If elected president, Ted Cruz promised, he will reverse the policies of sanctuary cities and cut all federal funding of any that resist.
Continue reading ‘Ted Cruz Has Plans For New Haven’
by Lucy Gellman | Feb 3, 2016 5:03 pm
Milford, N.H. — As I negotiated my way into Donald Trump’s welcome-back-to-New Hampshire rally Tuesday night, a staffer motioned me to a holding pen, a set of cramped risers and desks near the back of a capacious room where cameramen scrambled on top of each other to get a good angle.
Continue reading ‘The View From Trump’s Media Pen’
by Paul Bass | Feb 2, 2016 2:13 pm | Comments (12)
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is joining the wave of empty-nesters selling homes and moving into downtown New Haven.
Continue reading ‘DeLauro’s Moving Downtown’
by Lucy Gellman | Feb 2, 2016 11:54 am | Comments (4)
Milford, N.H. —Two divergent paths led Bonita Yarboro and Debra Cohen from Connecticut to a door on Boxwood Court, leaflets in hand on an idealistic quest to elect Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
Continue reading ‘Morris Cover Berns Up New Hampshire’
by Lucy Gellman | Feb 2, 2016 11:53 am | Comments (2)
Manchester, N.H. — Exactly three minutes into Jeb! My Attempt to Save My Presidential Dream, the title character warmed up to his monologue.
Continue reading ‘Desperate Moderate Stars In “Jeb!”’
by Thomas Breen | Feb 2, 2016 7:43 am | Comments (16)
Milford, N.H. — Robert Reich offered a powerful argument for voting for Hillary Clinton for president — or else for voting for Bernie Sanders.
Continue reading ‘1 Quotation, 2 Interpretations’
by Thomas Breen | Feb 1, 2016 2:09 pm | Comments (2)
Keene, N.H. – according to Ex-C.I.A. officer Valerie Plame, Hillary Clinton is more than just a former first lady, U.S. senator, and secretary of state. She drinks martinis. She knows how to laugh. And she has girlfriends.
Continue reading ‘Selling Point: Hillary Has Pals, Drinks Martinis’
by Lucy Gellman | Feb 1, 2016 7:36 am | Comments (4)
Keene, N.H. — Trudging up to chilly New Hampshire from New Haven with two pals, Idelier Pettigrew wasn’t about to back down when a potential, but still undecided, Hillary Clinton supporter declined to commit.
Continue reading ‘Beaver Hill-er’s Primary Pitch Gets Personal’